Photographer, inventor, and artist –
John Beaver is currently teaching at Dalkeith Palace as part of the “Wisconsin in Scotland” initiative of the University of Wisconsin.
John Beaver showing his work, by B.Fletcher
… sort-of inventions of what I call
and cyanonegative photography ephemeral-process photography
John is the author of
– a three volume set of books detailing his photographic findings. The Physics and Art of Photography
We have the opportunity to go out to Dalkeith to visit John on Monday the 22nd of July. The grounds of Dalkeith Palace are the perfect spot for a photowalk and picnic. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to register interest. We will meet at 11am at Dalkeith Palace.
LRT No.3 bus opporates on a roughly half hour schedule.
Pinhole day 2019 photowalk – links and images.
Thanks to everyone who made it out on Sunday, great weather and company for producing a wide variety of pinhole images.
Group shot whilst having lunch at Crolla’s. One hour exposure on Illford MGFB paper in a 5×4 DIY box 0.38mm pinhole camera. E.Robson
Add your image from the day to
pinholeday.org. Work must be submitted to them by 31st May to be included in the 2019 on-line exhibition. (Select
Edinburgh LoFi in the gallery group option.)
Images added can be found in the
Edinburgh LoFi Gallery
Email images in for our website at any time, we all want to see the cameras made and how the images made turned out. DIY instructions, tips and tricks used welcome.
Ali’s and Donald’s images and cameras on their blogs.
Pinhole Image – From Musselburgh. Illford MGRC paper in a 5×5 DIY box 0.29mm pinhole camera A. Millar
Pinhole Vortoscope, Musselburgh. Kentmere 400 film, Olympus OM1n. D. Tainsh.
And from Graeme via Flickr –
Musselburgh, GALAXY HYPER SPEED Direct Positive Paper, Karlos No.10, G. Pow
We will be having a little drinks reception to introduce the exhibition.
From 5:30pm 6th March.
Download a copy of the catalogue from the exhibition page.
Events gone by in past years herald those forthcoming in the new. Edinburgh LoFi’s new members exhibition – Almanac – uses traditional, alternative and lomographic photographic processes to record the weather, tides, star paths, seasonal events of the past calendar and personal journeys.
2nd March (Saturday) to 29th March (Friday) 2019
Art and Design Department, Central Library, George IV Bridge, Edinburgh
The exhibition at the
Art and Design Library contains work by: Alan Borthwick Sheila Borthwick Olive Dean Brittonie Fletcher Mandy Kerr Ali Millar Graeme Pow Elaine Robson Roddy Shippin John Sumpter and “Uncredited”.
The Edinburgh LoFi group was started nine years ago at the
Beyond Words photography bookshop to promote and explore film photography at its most amazing. The group is now run collectively.
Almanac – Mandy Kerr
We are pleased to announce the dates for our next group exhibition –
Saturday 2nd March to Friday 29th March 2019
Art and Design Library, Edinburgh Central Library, George IV Bridge, Edinburgh